Attorney/Journalist (Los Angeles)

Metropolitan News Company

The Metropolitan News Company has an immediate opening in Los Angeles. You will generate content, write case summaries, select, gather, and edit news and news photos for our newspapers. Knowledge of AP style, strong communications and people skills are necessary. Pagination skills helpful. Law school degree required. Admission to the California bar while beneficial, is not required. Outstanding wage and benefits, including medical, dental and life insurance, vacation, and more all make up an exceptional opening.

Please submit cover letter, resume and wage requirements to: Vahn Babigian, General Manager, 210 S. Spring St., Los Angeles, CA 90012; or e-mail to: jobs@mnc.net.

In addition to the documents above, please read the following California Court of Appeal case, Monster, LLC v. Superior Court and submit what would be the first five paragraphs of a news story on the case. We are looking for persons who are able to report on decisions of appellate courts in news style — not in the style of a case brief, analysis, commentary, or a feature. If you are not accustomed to writing news stories, please see samples at http://www.metnews.com.

The Metropolitan News-Enterprise is a Metropolitan News Company publication. EOE.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@mnc.net